February 12, 2014

A three-week summer dance intensive with ADT at the University of Minnesota • June 23 - July 11

Ananya Chatterjea and company members from Ananya Dance Theatre will teach daily technique class in the style of Yorchha, the company’s signature movement vocabulary combining elements from yoga, the classical Indian dance form Odishi, and the martial art form Chhau, and set exciting repertory on intensive participants. A public showing will conclude the intensive on Friday, July 11, at 2pm.

This three week residency will run June 23 – July 11, 2014, Monday through Friday (no class July 4), at the Barbara Barker Center for Dance, 500 21st Avenue South, Minneapolis:

  • 12 pm – 1:30 pm: Technique training in Yorchha, ADT’s style of contemporary Indian dance.
  • 1:40 pm – 3 pm: Repertory and Performance Training
  • Informal Showing: Friday, July 11, 2pm


DNCE 3701: Summer Dance Intensive, 2 credits, Barbara Barker Center for Dance, 500 21st Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Registration: This intensive is open to anyone 16 years of age or older. University of Minnesota degree-seeking students must register for the course through One Stop Registration. Information for non-degree seeking student registration is online at http://onestop.umn.edu/non-degree/index.html.

Please Note: There are two sections for this Summer Intensive. Section 1 is open to anyone 16 years of age and older, no audition required. Section 2 is open to Dance Majors from any college or university (or by audition/instructor consent).

Tuition: Information is available online at http://www.cce.umn.edu.

Housing: Housing arrangements are the responsibility of the student. University of Minnesota housing information is available online at http://www.housing.umn.edu.

Other summer dance courses: For information on other dance program summer course offerings visit One Stop Class Schedule, call 612-624-5060 or e-mail umdance@umn.edu.